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Rules: 4-1.14, 4-1.2, 4-3.4, 4-1.4
Client-Lawyer Relationship; Advocate
Client with Diminished Capacity; Scope of Representation; Duties to Opposing Parties and Counsel and Ethical Obligation to Follow Court Orders and Rules; Communication
Subject: Diminished Capacity of Client
Summary: lawyer appointed to represent client in guardianship proceedings and diminished capacity
Rules: 4-4.4; 4-1.6; 4-3.4
Transactions with Persons Other than Clients
Client-Lawyer Relationship
Advocate
Respect for Rights of Third Persons
Confidentiality of Information
Duties to Opposing Party and Counsel and Ethical Obligations to Follow Court Orders and Rules
Subject: Confidentiality; Respect for Rights of Third Persons
Summary: metadata
Rules: 4-1.2; 4-1.4; 4-3.4; 4-8.4
Client-Lawyer Relationship
Advocate
Maintaining the Integrity of the Profession
Scope of Representation
Communication
Duties to Opposing Party and Counsel
Misconduct
Subject: Contraband; Criminal; Duties to Opposing Party and Counsel; Evidence of a Crime
Summary: lawyer receives by mail a check for client representation and what appears to be an illegal substance
Rules: 4-1.2; 4-1.4; 4-1.15; 4-1.22; 4-3.1; 4-3.4; 4-5.6
Client-Lawyer Relationship
Scope of Representation
Communication
Safekeeping Property
File Retention
Meritorious Claims and Contentions
Restrictions on Right to Practice
Subject: Client Files; Discovery
Summary: discovery agreement limiting lawyer's ability to turn over discovery to client as part of client file
Rules: 4-1.2; 4-1.15; 4-1.16; 4-1.22; 4-3.1; 4-3.4; 4-5.6
Client-Lawyer Relationship
Scope of Representation
Safekeeping Property
Declining or Terminating Representation
File Retention
Meritorious Claims and Contentions
Restrictions on Right to Practice
Subject: Client Files; Discovery; Protective Order
Summary: protective order or settlement agreement requiring return or destruction of documents produced during discovery
Rules: 4-1.2; 4-1.4; 4-1.6; 4-1.8; 4-4.4; 4-3.4; 4-8.4
Client-Lawyer Relationship
Transactions with Persons Other than Clients
Advocate
Subject: Client Misconduct; Fairness to Opposing Party and Counsel; Respect for Rights of Third Persons
Summary: client inappropriately or wrongfully obtaining email communications of opposing party
Rules: 4-1.4; 4-1.6; 4-3.4
Client-Lawyer Relationship
Communication
Confidentiality of Information
Fairness to Opposing party and Counsel
Subject: Confidentiality; Fairness to Opposing Party and Counsel
Summary: court order to disclose confidential information
Rules: 4-4.4; 4-1.6; 4-3.4
Transactions with Persons other than Clients
Respect for Rights of Third Persons
Rules: 4-3.4
Transactions with Persons other than Clients
Fairness to Opposing Party and Counsel
Rules: 4.2;8.4(d);3.4(c)
Transactions with Persons other than Clients
Communication With Person Represented by Counsel